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Griselda: A Society Novel In Verse - Chapter III
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Who has not seen the falls of Tivoli, The rocks, the foam--white water, and the three Fair ruined temples which adorn the hill? Who has not sat and...Rate it:

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Hudibras: Part 3 - Canto III
Samuel Butler
THE ARGUMENT The Knight and squire's prodigious Flight To quit th' inchanted Bow'r by Night. He plods to turn his amorous Suit T' a Plea in Law, a...Rate it:

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I Sing The Body Electric
Walt Whitman
I SING the Body electric; The armies of those I love engirth me, and I engirth them; They will not let me off till I go with them, respon...Rate it:

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Maui Victor
Johannes Carl Andersen
Unhewn in quarry lay the Parian stone, Ere hands, god-guided, of Praxiteles Might shape the Cnidian Venus. Long ungrown The ivory was whic...Rate it:

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Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking
Walt Whitman
Out of the cradle endlessly rocking, Out of the mocking-bird's throat, the musical shuttle, Out of the Ninth-month midnight, Over the sterile sands...Rate it:

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Seven Stars- A Peculiar Configuration
Nikhil Parekh
The celestial placid shape in the sky, Gains the shape of a question mark, To give vague and abstract clues, Depicting conventional meanings of ...Rate it:

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Song (Untitled #10)
George Meredith
Come to me in any shape! As a victor crown'd with vine, In thy curls the clustering grape, - Or a vanquished slave: 'Tis thy coming that I crav...Rate it:

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Song - Say, Lovely Dream
Edmund Waller
Say, lovely dream, where couldst thou find Shadows to counterfeit that face? Colors of this glorious kind Come not from any mortal place. In heave...Rate it:

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Sonnet. The Day Is Gone
John Keats
The day is gone, and all its sweets are gone! Sweet voice, sweet lips, soft hand, and softer breast, Warm breath, light whisper, tender semitone, B...Rate it:

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Stratton Water
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
“O HAVE you seen the Stratton flood That's great with rain to-day? It runs beneath your wall, Lord Sands, Full of the new-mown hay. “I led your hou...Rate it:

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Tales Of A Wayside Inn : Part 1. The Musician's Tale; The Saga of King Olaf XXII. -- The Nun Of Nidaros
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In the convent of Drontheim, Alone in her chamber Knelt Astrid the Abbess, At midnight, adoring, Beseeching, entreating The Virgin and Mother. Sh...Rate it:

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The Apollyonists - Canto 1
Phineas Fletcher
I Of men, nay beasts; worse, monsters; worst of all, Incarnate fiends, English Italianate; Of priests, O no! mass-priests, priests-cannibal, Who m...Rate it:

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The Broken Pitcher
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Accursed be the hour of that sad day The careless potter put his hand to thee, And dared to fashion out of common clay So pure a shape as thou dids...Rate it:

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The Day Is Gone, And All Its Sweets Are Gone
John Keats
The day is gone, and all its sweets are gone! Sweet voice, sweet lips, soft hand, and softer breast, Warm breath, light whisper, tender semitone, B...Rate it:

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The Fish
Rupert Brooke
In a cool curving world he lies And ripples with dark ecstasies. The kind luxurious lapse and steal Shapes all his universe to feel And know and...Rate it:

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The Laily Worm and the Mackerel of the Sea
Anonymous Americas
"I was bat seven year alld Fan my mider she did dee, My father marr{.e}d the ae warst woman The wardle did ever see. "For she ...Rate it:

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The Prelude. (book V )
William Wordsworth
WHEN Contemplation, like the night-calm felt Through earth and sky, spreads widely, and sends deep Into the soul its tranquillising power, Even ...Rate it:

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The Prophecy Of St. Oran: Part IV
Mathilde Blind
I. It is the night: across the starless waste Of silent heaven the solitary moon Flits like a frightened maid who flies in haste, And wild with ter...Rate it:

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The Song Of Iron
Lola Ridge
I Not yet hast Thou sounded Thy clangorous music, Whose strings are under the mountains… Not yet hast Thou spoken The blooded, implacable Word… B...Rate it:

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The Song Of Theodolinda
George Meredith
I Queen Theodolind has built In the earth a furnace-bed: There the Traitor Nail that spilt Blood of the anointed Head, Red of heat, resolves in sh...Rate it:

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The Tenant-For-Life
Thomas Hardy
The sun said, watching my watering-pot "Some morn you'll pass away; These flowers and plants I parch up hot - Who'll water them that day? ...Rate it:

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The To-Be-Forgotten
Thomas Hardy
I I heard a small sad sound, And stood awhile among the tombs around: "Wherefore, old friends," said I, "are you distrest, Now, screened from life'...Rate it:

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The Two Spirits: An Allegory
Percy Bysshe Shelley
FIRST SPIRIT O thou, who plum'd with strong desire Wouldst float above the earth, beware! A Shadow tracks thy flight of fire-- ...Rate it:

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The Unknown God
Henry Lawson
The President to Kingdoms, As in the Days of Old; The King to the Republic, As it had been foretold. They could not read the spelling, They would n...Rate it:

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The Well-Beloved
Thomas Hardy
I wayed by star and planet shine Towards the dear one's home At Kingsbere, there to make her mine When the next sun upclomb. I edged the...Rate it:

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